Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for LAN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited LAN over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Local Area Network (LAN)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 82 93
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -3
Permanent jobs citing LAN 18 31 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.45% 2.48% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.78% 21.23% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 11
Somerset median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £19,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +79.49% -35.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,700 £15,750
90th Percentile £54,500 £43,750 £38,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -5.80% -0.72%

LAN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 184 146 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 14.83% 11.66% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 141 125 167
Somerset median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £34,712
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +13.79% +2.09%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,450 £18,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.58% +0.67% -

LAN
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing LAN as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LAN in Somerset.

Salary trend for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing LAN in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for LAN in Somerset

LAN
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing LAN within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -11 14 £32,500 -14.47% 2
Clevedon - 2 - -
Street - 2 £40,000 -
LAN
South West

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing LAN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for LAN.

1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) SAN
3 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 9 (50.00%) Windows
5 8 (44.44%) WLAN
5 8 (44.44%) DNS
5 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
6 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (38.89%) Linux
6 7 (38.89%) SQL
7 6 (33.33%) DHCP
7 6 (33.33%) VoIP
7 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) SaaS
8 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
8 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
8 5 (27.78%) VLAN
8 5 (27.78%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) Symantec
9 4 (22.22%) Wireless
9 4 (22.22%) Finance
9 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (22.22%) NetApp

LAN
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
2 4 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (11.11%) IaaS
4 2 (11.11%) Office 365
4 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (88.89%) WAN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) SAN
3 8 (44.44%) DNS
3 8 (44.44%) WLAN
4 6 (33.33%) DHCP
4 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 6 (33.33%) VoIP
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
6 4 (22.22%) Ethernet
6 4 (22.22%) Wireless
7 3 (16.67%) Internet
8 2 (11.11%) SSL
9 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.56%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) Sybase ASE
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (27.78%) Administrator
1 5 (27.78%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Client Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) IT Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Managed Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.56%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.11%) CentOS
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (22.22%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery Management
3 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Innovative Thinking
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 4 (22.22%) Oracle
5 4 (22.22%) Riverbed
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (11.11%) Google
8 1 (5.56%) Dell
8 1 (5.56%) HP
8 1 (5.56%) Juniper
8 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.56%) SAP